Art, marriage, & family in the Florentine renaissance palace / Jacqueline Marie Musacchio.

"This illustrated book explores the social and economic background to marriage in Renaissance Florence and discusses the objects - paintings, sculptures, furniture, jewelry, clothing, and household items - associated with marriage and ongoing family life. By analyzing urban palaces and their fu...

Full description

Bibliographic Details
Main Author: Musacchio, Jacqueline Marie, 1967-
Format: Book
Published: New Haven : Yale University Press, c2008.
Table of Contents:
  • Florentine marriage and the acquisition of objects
  • In and out of palaces
  • Chests and their contents
  • The Madonna, saints, and heroes for the home
  • The dissolution of the family.